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By Ayse Zarakol

ISBN-10: 0521145562

ISBN-13: 9780521145565

ISBN-10: 0521191823

ISBN-13: 9780521191821

no longer being of the West; being in the back of the West; no longer being sleek adequate; no longer being constructed or industrialized, secular, civilized, Christian, obvious, or democratic - those descriptions have all served to stigmatize convinced states via heritage. Drawing on constructivism in addition to the insights of social theorists and philosophers, After Defeat demonstrates that stigmatization in diplomacy can result in a feeling of nationwide disgrace, in addition to auto-Orientalism and inferior prestige. Ayşe Zarakol argues that stigmatized states turn into extra-sensitive to matters approximately prestige, and form their international coverage consequently. The theoretical argument is supported through a close historic evaluation of principal examples of the established/outsider dichotomy in the course of the evolution of the trendy states procedure, and in-depth stories of Turkey after the 1st international conflict, Japan after the second one international conflict, and Russia after the chilly War.

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